Luwero District

by May 26, 2017

The access rates in Luwero vary from 40 % in Kamira Sub-County to 95 % in Katikamu Sub-County. Luwero has 1,210 domestic water points which serve a total of 338,327 people – 267,882 in rural areas. 174 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Luwero has 3 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

84%

Equity

91

Management

91%

Gender

72%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
WTC Wobulenzi TC 1,476
Wobulenzi TC
Population 1,476
MKL Makulubita 207
Makulubita
Population 207
LWR Luwero 195
Luwero
Population 195
KKY Kikyusa 144
Kikyusa
Population 144
ZRB Zirobwe 212
Zirobwe
Population 212
LTC Luwero TC 2,321
Luwero TC
Population 2,321
KTK Katikamu 309
Katikamu
Population 309
BMN Bamunanika 259
Bamunanika
Population 259
NYM Nyimbwa 392
Nyimbwa
Population 392
KLG Kalagala 338
Kalagala
Population 338
BTC Bombo TC 3,364
Bombo TC
Population 3,364
BTN Butuntumula 98
Butuntumula
Population 98
KMR Kamira 65
Kamira
Population 65

Population figures are projections to the above mentioned date based on UBOS census 2014 and district growth rates. Population density is calculated on land area only. Boundaries reflect the preliminary status only.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 69 %
Rural Access 69 %
Urban Access 69 %

BMN Bamunanika 79 %
Bamunanika
Population Served 24,636
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Population Served NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 76 %
Butuntumula
Population Served 28,272
KKY Kikyusa 53 %
Kikyusa
Population Served 19,476
KLG Kalagala 77 %
Kalagala
Population Served 36,250
KMR Kamira 40 %
Kamira
Population Served 11,151
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Population Served 44,280
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Population Served NWSC
LWR Luwero 95 %
Luwero
Population Served 34,238
MKL Makulubita 47 %
Makulubita
Population Served 16,724
NYM Nyimbwa 60 %
Nyimbwa
Population Served 23,353
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Population Served NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
Population Served NWSC

Access to safe water is the ratio of people served by a safe water point and piped water supply to the total population.
The calculation is based on an estimated number of people per water point type. Maximum access rate can be 95%.

Functionality of Point Water Sources

60 % 80 %
70 % 90 %
Rural Functionality 84 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

BMN Bamunanika 88 %
Bamunanika
Functional Sources NWSC
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Functional Sources NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 58 %
Butuntumula
Functional Sources NWSC
KKY Kikyusa 92 %
Kikyusa
Functional Sources NWSC
KLG Kalagala 96 %
Kalagala
Functional Sources NWSC
KMR Kamira 100 %
Kamira
Functional Sources NWSC
KTK Katikamu 96 %
Katikamu
Functional Sources NWSC
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Functional Sources NWSC
LWR Luwero 76 %
Luwero
Functional Sources NWSC
MKL Makulubita 97 %
Makulubita
Functional Sources NWSC
NYM Nyimbwa 91 %
Nyimbwa
Functional Sources NWSC
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Functional Sources NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
Functional Sources NWSC

Functionality is the ratio of functional water sources to all water sources. Sources not operating for five or more years are assumed to be abandoned, and hence are not included in the calculation.

People served per technology

Reasons for non-functionality

Type of Management

Source of Funding

District Water Supply Summary

Sub-CountyUrban/
Rural
PopulationPopulation
Served
AccessFunctionalityPoint Water SourcesPiped Water Systems
Protected
springs
Shallow wellsDeep boreholesRainwater
harvesting tanks
DamsValley
tanks
PSP/Kiosk, Tap standsYTHHICNWSC
RUWfPFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTot
BAMUNANIKA                               
 1 KalagalaRural47,21936,25077%96%--2-27117242446---------3-3---No
 2 KamiraRural28,06211,15140%100%-100%---8-829-299-9---26-26------No
 3 BamunanikaRural31,25124,63679%88%-----3053542547617------------No
 4 ZirobweRural48,883NWSCNWSC60%-----1326395545921719---------351-35Yes
Total 155,415101,53365830100202122321541701318318183600026026303351035No
KATIKAMU                               
 1 KikyusaRural36,54319,47653%92%-67%---11-114945343548---426------No
 2 Luwero TCUrban45,614NWSCNWSC-96%----8-844246---------251261,44813891Yes
 3 ButuntumulaRural37,44128,27276%58%-100%---36235922133539121-17-7------No
 4 KatikamuRural46,61444,28395%96%-----85489643674-4------------No
 5 Bombo TCUrban28,147NWSCNWSC-95%-8-852724-243-3------2-2704731Yes
 6 NyimbwaRural39,15923,35360%91%--2-230232395441-1------1-1---No
 7 MakulubitaRural35,20916,72447%97%--1-12322530-304-4------------No
 8 Wobulenzi TCUrban28,848NWSCNWSC-96%-2-25-521-21---------22224---Yes
 9 LuweroRural36,04334,24195%76%---114518635411658412------------No
Total 333,618236,7947184968613114248512993453838365188310111213503532,152145122No
District 489,033338,32769849695151163708345351551566833611910137239533562,503145157No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Schemes
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Groundwater based/Not GFS33000003030
Total33000003030

GFS = Gravity Flow Scheme; WB = Water Board; WSC = Water Source Committee